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Eddie Rickenbacker - Wikipedia

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Edward Vernon Rickenbacker (October 8, 1890 – July 23, 1973) was an American fighter ace ..... For 24 days, Rickenbacker, Army Captain Hans C. Adamson, his friend and business partner, and the...

Captain Eddie Rickenbacker: America's World War I Ace of Aces ...

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He answered mostly to 'Rick' but would be best known during later years as ' Captain Eddie.' His father was a day laborer, and life was not easy for a lad who ...

Eddie Rickenbacker - WW1 Ace and President of Eastern Airlines

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Captain Eddie Rickenbacker in uniform with medals. Hat in the Ring insignia. Rickenbacker with Nieuport. Eddie Rickenbacker with a Nieuport. Image courtesy  ...

Eddie Rickenbacker Collection - Auburn University Special ...

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Edward Vernon "Eddie" Rickenbacker. Index: .... Along with pilot Captain William Cherry, co-pilot Lieutenant James Whittaker, navigator John De Angelis, radio ...

Capt. Eddie Rickenbacker Is Dead at 82 - The New York Times

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Jul 24, 1973 ... Mr. Rickenbacker, or Captain Eddie as he preferred to be known (he was a colonel in the reserve but insisted that the title of captain was the ...

Eddie Rickenbacker - United States Air Service

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Eddie Rickenbacker is the most famous American ace of World War I. Charismatic, tall and blessed with matinee idol good-looks, Rickenbacker soon emerged ...

Captain Eddie Rickenbacker - Civil Air Patrol

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TOP AMERICAN ACE OF WWI, 26 VICTORIES. Eddie Rickenbacker's actual family name was “Riechenbacher,” but was changed to the shorter Anglo- sounding ...

First World War.com - Who's Who - Eddie Rickenbacker

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Rickenbacker, then one of the world's top racing car drivers, immediately enlisted with the U.S. Army upon America's entrance into the war in April 1917.

Captain Edward V. Rickenbacker House--Aviation: From Sand ...

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From 1895 to 1922, this was the Columbus, Ohio, home of famed World War I aviator Edward "Eddie" Vernon Rickenbacker. Eddie, a leading race car driver ...

Eddie Rickenbacker - World War I Ace - Military History - About.com

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Captain Eddie Rickenbacker was a former race car driver who became the top American flying ace of World War I.